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The 2021 Rural Policy Action Report from organizers across the diverse rural spectrum sets bold policy goals and challenges the current administration to act now.
Transmission of Covid-19 in rural America improved last week. Rural counties passed the milestone of 4.5 million total cases and 90,000 deaths.
Comprehensive and practical in-prison education is often a bridge to employment on the outside and a means of achieving lower rates of recidivism.
During the pandemic, people with high-wage, knowledge-based jobs are more likely than lower-wage workers to have stopped commuting into major downtowns. As the economy reopens, will they return?
Could one girl’s journey overcoming historical trauma become a model of youth and community healing?
Four years after a facility disclosed water contamination in the surrounding community, residents and locals deal with the impact of PFAS.